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Powder Horn: The French War (FW-4), with a Vignette of a Shrine with a Portrait of a Franciscan Monk

Object Number: 
1907.36.4
Date: 
1892-1893
Medium: 
Watercolor, graphite, brown ink, black ink and wash, gouache, and gold and pink metallic pigments, with selective glazing on beige paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 12 1/8 x 14 3/4 in. ( 30.8 x 37.5 cm )
Marks: 
inscriptions: Center bottom: RA Grider / of Canajoharie N.Y./1892
Inscriptions: 
Signed and inscribed at lower center in brown ink: "RA Grider / of Canajoharie N.Y. / 1892"; at upper right in black ink over graphite: "The FRENCH WAR / Powder HORN. / is / owned by / Ed. FROSSARD / N. York."; Signed and inscribed at lower right in black ink: "RA Grider 1893.", below a long inscription about a battle
Description: 
Military
Credit Line: 
Gift of Isaac J. Greenwood
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group